We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Clifton Hotel - Scarborough

Traveller (610)
Room & Suite (244)
Pool & Beach (12)


Renowned for its warm Yorkshire welcome, The Clifton Hotel Scarborough offers some of the most amazing, uninterrupted sea views in Scarborough and is situated only a short distance from many of the town's attractions. This Scarborough hotel makes the perfect base for those visiting the Yorkshire Coast.
Read more
Property amenities
Room Service
Free Internet
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
Show more
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
Great View
Ocean View


Full view
87Good for walkers
Grade: 87 out of 100
18Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
8Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
100Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 192
  • 433
  • 362
  • 253
  • 356
Time of year
Traveller type
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Me and my husband stayed for one night the room was unbelievably small the toilet and shower room was a joke it was so small I honestly was shocked !! The sink had cig ash in it shower was dirty !! The tv in our room was so tiny but when we turned it on it didn’t work so they
Read more
This is an amazing place to stay, my friends and I had an amazing Christmas celebration here at the beginning of December the apartments are so well equipped and so relaxing, booked again for next year
Read more
After late decision to take a new year break ,decided on the Clifton hotel Scarborough.We wasn't disappointed, the room was clean and spacious,Food was well cooked and the all you can eat breakfast was excellent. Over 3 nights there were 2 very good singers . New years eve was
Read more
We went for two nights on Christmas Eve, the hotel was very welcoming the staff were delightful .....but.... we both came home covered in bites, I didn’t realise we were sharing our room with fleas. I then discovered that pets are allowed to stay in the rooms.
Read more
Apprehensive due to the reviews but allocated nice room on arrival clean, although small, on ground floor which we appreciated. The dining room is lovely and the dining room Manager extremely efficient and approachable, in fact all the staff are great. The quality of the roast
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuitePool & BeachDining Family and Play Areas
our room
Small cut
rotten window frame
Room no.5
Disgusting Bath
Yes dogs are allowed but don't think they can go down at brekkie
0 votes
Show all answers
There was certainly an ironing board in the room so I would assume there must have been an iron!
1 vote
Show all answers
You can park for free on the road outside the hotel from 5pm to 9am. From 9 until 5 the hotel will sell you a two day scratch-card for £6. That's at least what you will have to pay to park anywhere in Scarborough and there are always plenty of spaces nearby
0 votes
Show all answers
Hello, The double room was very comfortable, we could see the seafront from the window. There was an ensuite bathroom with a shower. Hope that helps
1 vote
Show all answers
When we were there, didn’t see anyone in the restaurant for dinner. Did see some of the bar snacks which did look to be ok and definitely very reasonably priced.
1 vote
Show all answers
"Ask for one that dosnt allow animals"
"We were on the ground floor"
"Fab sea views from the front but if you want a quiet nights rest - you could hear a pin drop in the rooms at the back of the hotel"
"Request a sea view if possible."
"Buy your drinks between noon and 6pm they are cheeper."
US$70 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
the clifton hotel scarboroughclifton hotel scarborough
United KingdomEnglandYorkshireScarborough DistrictScarborough
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing